Richmond has a population of 110,804. During the past three years, Richmond saw 15,070 arrests. For 2017, the Richmond's arrest rate totaled 464.06 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 46.6% makes Richmond higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 1,014 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Richmond also totaled 4,128 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Antioch and Brentwood, Richmond is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Richmond had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Richmond averaged 1,014 violent crimes and 4,128 non-violent crimes.
The city of Richmond experienced 10,769 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 244 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 415 was for legacy rape and 35 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 4,062, and the aggravated assault total was 6,013.